Albertville, Alabama: One-Millionth Fire Hydrant, Chrome-PlatedThe one-millionth hydrant made in 1989 by the Mueller Company in the Fire Hydrant Capital of the World. Stands outside the Chamber of Commerce. And there's a red-white-blue hydrant in town hall.
Albertville Chamber of Commerce
- 316 E. Sand Mountain Dr. SE, Albertville, AL
- South off Main St., on Sand Mountain Dr. at McDonald Ave. In front of the CoC offices, next to the old train depot, across from Family Dollar.
Visitor Tips and News About One-Millionth Fire Hydrant, Chrome-Plated
Outside the Albertville Chamber of Commerce stands a salute to Albertville's legacy as the "fire hydrant capital of the world," in 1991 a polished chrome hydrant was placed on a pedestal of marble there to celebrate the Mueller Co. producing its one-millionth hydrant.[Alice Henderson, 07/05/2005]